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Apollo 9
Astronaut Russell Schweickart photographed during EVA

Astronaut Russell L. Schweickart, lunar module pilot, stands in "golden slippers" on the Lunar Module 3 porch during his extravehicular activity on the fourth day of the Apollo 9 earth-orbital mission. This photograph was taken from inside the Lunar Module "Spider". The Command/Service Module and Lunar Module were docked. Schweickart is wearing an Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU).

Catalog Date: 06 March 1969
Film Type: 70mm
NASA image: AS09-20-3094

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